November 5: “Dealing With a Fool”

3 Minute Read + Scripture readings TODAY’S BIBLE READING: Ezekiel 12:1–14:11 Hebrews 7:1-17 Psalm 105:37-45 Proverbs 27:3 TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Proverbs 27:3 (CSB): “A stone is heavy and sand, a burden, but aggravation from a fool outweighs them both.” REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S): Proverbs is a fun book. It is saturated with wisdom. But, those […]

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Look smart, keep quiet

DAILY BIBLE READING:2 Kings 13:1–14:29 Acts 18:23–19:12 Psalm 146:1-10 Proverbs 18:2-3BIBLE VERSE(S) FOR TODAY:Proverbs 18:2 “A fool does not delight in understanding, but only wants to show off his opinions.”REFLECTIONS ON TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE(S):In our Verse for Today, we find ourselves considering a type of person that is labeled a fool. They get that label because they talk too […]

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How correction reveals whether we are wise or fools

Do you like it when someone corrects you? No? Neither do I. It’s painful. It’s humbling (sometimes humiliating). My pride is typically responsible for my negative response. I want to think that I measure up to other folks’ standards. I don’t want to think that there is any reason at all for others to look […]

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